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Yixing stoneware fan-shaped dish. The dish has a brown body and thick, dark blue-grey glaze with irregular crackle on the interior and partly on the exterior. The lower edge and base are unglazed, and covered with purplish-brown slip.
- Made in: China (South)
- Height: 30 millimetres
- Width: 123 millimetres
- Depth: 91 millimetres
Published PDF date : 17th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Dish with Jun-style glaze
This dish has a very light body and its base is dressed with a brown slip possibly copying earlier Song wares with darker bodies. It may have been part of a tray set for serving food.
Stoneware with jun-type glaze
South China 中國南部
Qing dynasty or Republican period, AD 1800–1949
Yixing ware fan-shaped dish. Brown stoneware body covered in thick, dark blue-grey glaze with irregular crackle. Glazed in the interior and partly on the exterior. Lower edge and base unglazed, covered with purplish-brown slip.
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Object reference number: RRC39587
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